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Good Build For CAD/Media Machine?

CharlesBNix
  • 71 months ago

I'm looking to build something to use CAD programs as well as for general media use. Any suggestions for me/comments on my parts list?

http://pcpartpicker.com/user/CharlesBNix/saved/x4WBD3

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  • 71 months ago
  • 1 point

You need 16 GB for CAD, it is heavy on ram. I got you a better cpu that costs less.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor $199.99 @ Micro Center
Motherboard Asus Z87-Pro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $149.00 @ Amazon
Memory Crucial Ballistix Sport 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $139.99 @ Micro Center
Storage Western Digital Caviar Green 1TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive $54.98 @ OutletPC
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 650 2GB Video Card $107.99 @ Newegg
Case NZXT Source 210 Elite (White) ATX Mid Tower Case $44.99 @ Amazon
Power Supply Corsair Builder 430W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $34.99 @ Micro Center
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $731.93
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-07-24 12:36 EDT-0400

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